27 Stars Who Are WAY Smaller Than They Look
by Hilary Braaksma
Ranging from a tiny 5’0″ and topping out at 5’7″, these 27 short celebrities might surprise you!
Glee actress Lea Michele may have a big voice, but the star is actually pretty petite—coming in at only 5’3″!
Kourtney may be the oldest Kardashian sister, but at 5’0″ she’s also the shortest.
5’2″ Salma Hayek has tons of presence on-screen, which is what makes her petite size so surprising!
Big Boi, the shorter half of former rap duo Outkast, is a surprising 5’6″.
Legendary filmmaker Martin Scorcese tops out at a surprising 5’4″.
The 5’2″ actress Anna Kendrick gets big laughs, even with her small stature.
GIRLS star Lena Dunham is only 5’3″, a full foot shorter than her romantic interest throughout most of the series.
Nobody ever accused actor Danny DeVito of being tall, but his 5’0″ height still comes as surprise!
Hilarious Parks and Rec star Amy Poehler is definitely on the short side, coming in at 5’2″.
We were surprised that this actress and supermom is only 5’2″ tall!
This rapper didn’t adopt the name Lil Wayne for nothing, considering he is only 5’5″.
The 5’7″ former Daily Show host Jon Stewart is surprisingly short.
Fashion icon Mary-Kate Olsen definitely gets things hemmed, considering she’s only 5’2″.
Actress Kristen Bell is another one of our favorite short celebrities, at a height of 5’1″.
Some actresses play up their petite size, but we were surprised to find out Reese Witherspoon is only 5’1″.
We never would have guessed that R&B crooner Bruno Mars tops out at 5’5″.
Actress Natalie Portman has played some powerful leads, even if her 5’3″ stature is rather petite.
Comedian Kevin Hart is the first one to make jokes about his size, but we had no idea he was only 5’4″!
Pop punk princess Avril Lavigne is smaller than she seems, at only 5’1″.
The 5’2″ actress Eva Longoria may be short, but she commands attention.
Jada Pinkett Smith
Even in family photos with hubby Will Smith and her kids, we never would have guessed Jada is only 5’0″.
Maybe it’s all those designer heels she wears, but we were surprised to learn Kim Kardashian is only 5’3″.
Svelte actress Lucy Liu looks tall on-screen, but in real life she’s only 5’3″.
Harry Potter superstar Daniel Radcliffe spent years in front of the camera, but we still didn’t notice he’s only 5’5″.
Pop powerhouse Prince has tons and tons of stage presence, but he’s relatively short at only 5’2″!
Emerging rap star Kendrick Lamar is another surprisingly short celebrity, at only 5’6″.
Popstar Lady Gaga turns heads everywhere she goes, but she’s surprisingly short—only 5’1″.